All publications for 11.11.2021
BioWare former designer on SWTOR writing: “A huge hunk of the writing was done before we had worldbuilders”
BioWare former lead designer Damion Schubert has shared a thread about the realities of production in terms of writing and designing a AAA online title like Star Wars: The Old Republic. He also explained why a lot of story elements didn’t make it to the final game.
Report: 30% of women experience toxicity and abuse while playing online games
PickFu and Utopia Analytics have shared a report on toxicity, misogyny, and missing moderation in online games. According to the data, most online gamers experienced or witnessed different forms of harassment from other players.
miHoYo lets players sell Genshin Impact content and merch with no copyright fee
Genshin Impact’s community has been making a lot of content and art ever since the game’s launch. And now they have full rights to sell fan-made merchandise, thanks to miHoYo’s newly issued guidelines. There are a few restrictions, but the rules are still quite friendly.